Dimitrovgrad, caribrod, panorama view of caribrod from Kozarica hill

Dimitrovgrad

Dimitrovgrad is one of towns in Pirots county, in southeast Serbia. It is on the border with Bulgaria. It is the most southern municipality of Serbia. Today name is honoring Bulgarian president Georgi Dimitrov, and it changed in 1951. And before that it was Caribrod. Traces of first people date...

town Knjazevac from above

Knjaževac

Name Knjazevac dates form 1859. And town got it after Prince Miloš Obrenović, Serbian ruler. Before that Ottoman rulers called it Gurgusovac. River Timok runs true it. Distance from Niš is about 60km, from Zaječar 40km. It is in Zaječar county, in eastern Serbia. History of Knjazevac First traces of...

nature around lake Zavoj, nature, relax, south Serbia Landscape

Zavoj Lake

Zavoj Lake its beautiful artificial lake near Pirot, in southeast Serbia you should visit. February 25, 1963. a huge landslide from the sunny side of the Stara mountain rushed into the valley. Former village Zavoj was flooded, and today here is lake Zavoj instead. Zavoj lake today In that way...

Church in Zvonacka spa, nature, ethno, Village church in Zvonce Pirot

Zvonačka Spa

Zvonačka Spa is located near village Zvonce. Babušnica town is 31km away from it. Also border town Dimitrovgrad is on about 30km distance from the spa. Another name of this spa is Zvonce, like next by village. It is in Pirot county, on about 50km from the city.  Zvonacka Spa...

poganovski manastir, pirot, Serbian monastery, Poganovo monastery St John Theologian

Poganovo, Sukovo Monastery and Cave church

Pirot and around Around Pirot is great nature. Must see are Stara mountain as one of natures pearls in Europe, resort Temac with Temšica river and St.Gorge monastery(built in 14th century), Poganovo resort and monastery (St. John the Theologian dates from 1395) with same name, Zavojsko lake, Sukovo monastery (Monastery...

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